Women's Track and Field Roster

Elizabeth Donnelly

Year So.
Event Mid-Distance
Hometown Langely, Wash.
High School South Whidbey

Year at Gustavus: Junior
What events are you in? Are you in both cross country and track and field?: I run the 800m, 400m and I am in XC.
Where did you go to high school?: South Whidbey High School
Where is your hometown?: Langley, WA

Tell me about your experiences so far at Gustavus: My experience at GAC has been great. I’ve met so many amazing people here.
What volunteering or community service have you done in and/or out of college?: I’ve helped volunteer coach for middle school track/xc when I’m home.
What other extracurricular activities, clubs, or organizations are you a part of?: I am just in track and xc.
Newspaper: If you would like press releases involving you sent to any hometown newspapers, please list them here: South whidbey record
Tell me about any high school athletic and academic achievements or awards that you have earned: I was a 4x conference 800m champion (2015-2018), 2nd place state 800m (2015), 4th place state 4x400m (2016), 7th place state 800m (2018), and World Language Student of the Year (2018).
Tell me about your college academic and athletic achievements that you have earned . (Captain, All-American, all-conference, academic all-conference, etc, and include year): I was SCIAC 1st team all-conference 4x400m (2019), MIAC 1st team all-conference DMR (2020), and MIAC honorable mention 4x400m (2020), USTFCCCA all-academic 2019.
Why did you choose Gustavus?: I liked the small school environment, and the people here are the best!
In your opinion what makes the Gustavus cross country/track and field programs different from other colleges?: The team and the coaches are so great, and so much fun to be around it makes going to practice my favorite part of the day.